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54 Results

7 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, April 24, 20141AWeapon with knotsStanley Newman
Friday, October 25, 201331DLimb-entangling weaponMartin Ashwood-Smith
Wednesday, October 29, 200826DGaucho's weapon (4)Steven L. Zisser
Monday, July 31, 200037AGaucho's weapon (4)Marjorie Berg
Friday, May 7, 199923AGaucho's weapon (4)Dana Motley
Monday, March 16, 199849AWeapon swung by a gauchoMark Moldowsky
Friday, April 8, 199431DGaucho's weapon (4)David A. Rosen

47 results for BOLA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, July 22, 199352AGaucho's weaponArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Friday, June 18, 19933DGaucho's cordDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Saturday, November 28, 199242AGaucho's snarerTap OsbornMaleska
Friday, August 14, 199249DGaucho's weaponWilliam CanineMaleska
Saturday, August 1, 199217ACattle catcherArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Tuesday, April 16, 199121DCattle catcherNancy W. AtkinsonMaleska
Monday, May 15, 198950DGaucho's weaponSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Friday, May 12, 198939AGaucho's weaponWilliam E. HeinemannMaleska
Thursday, May 2, 198527ACowcatcher of a kindLois SidwayMaleska
Tuesday, August 30, 198321AGaucho's weaponJudson G. TrentMaleska
Tuesday, July 12, 198318AWeapon for a gauchoVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Thursday, March 3, 198334AGaucho's weaponDorothy SmitonickMaleska
Thursday, February 3, 19832DGaucho's weaponRogersMaleska
Friday, December 18, 198115AGaucho's weaponKathryn RighterMaleska
Sunday, October 4, 1981144AGaucho's cattle-catcherJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sunday, June 1, 19802DGaucho's weaponThreba JohnsonMaleska
Wednesday, April 2, 198048DSouth-of-the-border weaponRobert KatzMaleska
Saturday, December 15, 197954DGaucho's weaponJean J. DavisonMaleska
Wednesday, June 13, 197933AGaucho's cow catcherHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Monday, April 17, 197854AGaucho's weaponHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, July 27, 197744AGaucho's cattle-catcherMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 197481AGaucho gearHerb RisteenWeng
Sunday, June 9, 197468AGaucho's weaponMel RosenWeng
Tuesday, February 19, 19749AWeapon for felling cattleDiana SessionsWeng
Friday, August 10, 197350DHurling weaponUnknownWeng
Wednesday, August 8, 197316AGaucho's weaponUnknownWeng
Thursday, April 27, 197256DGaucho weaponUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 9, 1972102DGaucho weaponJean J. DavisonWeng
Monday, August 31, 197018ACaballero's weaponUnknownWeng
Saturday, July 11, 19702DGaucho weaponUnknownWeng
Monday, September 8, 196926DWeapon of the pampas.UnknownWeng
Sunday, August 17, 196972AS. A. weaponAnne FoxWeng
Wednesday, February 12, 19699APampas weapon.UnknownWeng
Thursday, May 2, 196816APampas weapon.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, April 14, 196838AWeapon of the pampas.Diana SessionsFarrar
Monday, September 18, 19671DGaucho's weapon.Helen FasuloFarrar
Monday, January 23, 19675AWeapon of the pampas.Sara V. TuckermanFarrar
Wednesday, August 24, 196655DBall-rope missile.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 28, 196655AGaucho's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, May 4, 196510AGoucho's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 3, 19652DGaucho's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 5, 19623DGaucho weapon.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, February 13, 196251DGaucho's weapon.Lois HillisFarrar
Sunday, February 26, 196134AWeapon on the pampas.Roberta H. MorseFarrar
Friday, May 27, 196017AGaucho's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 13, 196058AGaucho's weapon.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, April 30, 195930AArgentine cowboy's weapon.Jack LuzzattoFarrar